Happy Halloween from Digilent– and our Contest Winner!

Hello all! I am proud to announce our first prize winner of Digilent’s first Halloween contest, for a $200 prize. The
results are in–and it’s the creepy, screaming, motion-activated doll by Martha!

Martha Votes

Over 72 hours of coding, coming to a hack session, multiple servings of hot glue… first-timer to MPIDE (the coding environment for our chipKIT boards), Martha turned out a Halloween project fit to startle any trick or treater…


You can visit her forum post to see more details and see the build process!

In the middle of Development, getting all of the pieces to work together.
In the middle of development, getting all of the pieces to work together.


Congratulations Martha and thank you to everyone that participated in our first Halloween contest project!


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About Larissa Swanland

I'm a bit of an electronics-education evangelist. After all, Education is how we learn about the world. Electronics make the world better. Engineers change the world. So more engineers that know how to design and create electronics? That's the kind of world I want to help create.

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